Health Services

Laboratory

The 56 Medical Group Laboratory is happy to provide a wide variety of diagnostic laboratory tests to active duty and TRICARE beneficiaries. We maintain the highest quality standards while providing the most accurate and cost effective testing available.

To better serve you, please keep these tips in mind:
  • Services are provided on a walk-in basis only. There is no appointment needed to visit the laboratory.

  • Scripts can take up to two hours to processes.

  • Fax, email, or use our drop-off service to decrease wait times.

  • All patients must have a valid test order prior to collection.

  • Orders MUST contain: Patient’s name, date of birth, the provider’s name and signature, and theprovider’s fax number.

  • For fasting labs, please do not eat or drink (water is allowed) for 8-12 hours before you visit the lab. Unless the provider gives other instructions, patients should  continue taking their medications, as prescribed, prior to having blood drawn.

  • Specialized tests are shipped to outside facilities and can take 7-10 days to process

  • Please be prepared to provide a urine specimen.

Results can be accessed by logging on to TRICARE Online https://tricare.mil/Resources/MedicalRecords , or through the medical records department at (623) 856-7510. The laboratory does not print or discuss patient lab results.

Contact Us

Phone

623-856-4238

Hours

Monday - Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Location

56th Medical Group, 7219 North Litchfield Road, Luke Air Force Base, Arizona 85309

Don't forget to keep your family's information up-to-date in DEERS.